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Deloitte SEA Financial Advisory Quality and Risk Management - Legal Manager

Date:  24-Nov-2021
Service Line / Portfolios: 

Singapore, Singapore, SG

Title: Deloitte SEA Financial Advisory Quality and Risk Management - Legal Manager

What impact will you make?

At Deloitte, we offer a unique and exceptional career experience to inspire and empower talents like you to make an impact that matters for our clients, people and community. Whatever your aspirations, Deloitte offers you a highly inclusive, collaborative workplace and unrivalled opportunities to realize your full potential. We are always looking for people with the relentless energy to push themselves further, and to find new avenues and unique ways to reach our shared goals.

So what are you waiting for? Join the winning team now.

Work you’ll do

•    Support the Financial Advisory Risk Leader and SEA FA Risk team as it continues to develop and foster a consultative network for reputation and risk management matters in Southeast Asia. 
•    Be a subject matter resource for applicable regulations and contractual agreements and provide reasoned, practical and timely advice to engagement teams.
•    Lead and support negotiations in a broad range of commercial contracts with internal and external clients and suppliers, such as regional and global engagement arrangements, confidentiality agreements, referrals, teaming and sub-contracting arrangements, and tenders.
•    Assist to develop/ modify/ update contractual templates to enable Financial Advisory client facing partners and staff to work efficiently and effectively to deliver client engagements while maintaining compliance with reputation and risk management policies, as well as legal and regulatory requirements. 
•    Liaise with the SEA Office of the General Counsel in the identification and management of regulatory, legal and contractual risks for Financial Advisory. 
•    Remain updated on legal developments that affect or potentially affect SEA Financial Advisory and/or the wider Deloitte network and continue to develop best practices tailored to Financial Advisory’s business needs.

Your role as a leader

At Deloitte, we believe in the importance of empowering our people to be leaders at all levels. We expect our people to embrace and live our purpose and shared values, challenging themselves everyday to identify issues that are most important to our clients, our people and the communities, and to make an impact that matters. In addition to living our purpose, Managers across our Firm are expected to:


  • Understand the goals of our clients and Deloitte, align our people to these objectives by setting clear priorities and direction.
  • Influence clients, teams, and individuals positively. Lead by example and provide equal opportunity for people to grow, develop and succeed.
  • Establish positive relationship with senior stakeholders.
  • Delivers exceptional client service. Maximizes results and drives high performance from people while fostering collaboration across businesses and geographies.
  • Manage diverse teams within a highly inclusive team culture where people are respected and valued for their contribution.
  • Develop high-performing teams through challenging and meaningful opportunities and recognize them for the impact that they make.



•    A recognised LLB or JD from an established university, and a qualification in Singapore law.
•    Preferably a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant post-qualification experience in a reputable law firm, with a strong foundation in corporate and commercial work; and/or experience in a good in-house legal team.  Good experience in M&A practice will be an advantage to any applicant.
•    Ability to advise on, draft, review and negotiate M&A and commercial/corporate documents.
•    Experience in / sound understanding of commercial practices, compliance and risk practices; and framework and regulatory obligations of a business like Deloitte SEA Financial Advisory. 
•    Strong communication and cross-cultural skills. 
•    Keen attention to detail. 
•    Ability to work across different service offerings and in a cohesive team environment.

Due to volume of applications, we regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Candidates will only be contacted by authorized Deloitte Recruiters via firm’s business contact number or business email address.



Requisition ID:  66761

In Singapore, the services are provided by Deloitte and other related entities in Singapore("Deloitte in Singapore"), which are affiliates of Deloitte Southeast Asia Ltd. Deloitte Southeast Asia Ltd is a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited. Deloitte in Singapore, which is within the Deloitte Network, is the entity that is providing this Website.

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